WADS Canadian Mess Dinner commences with traditional bagpiper
Canadian Brig. Gen. David Cochrane (second from left), 2nd Canadian Air Division commander and Canadian Lt. Col. Matt Wappler (second from right), Western Air Defense Sector Canadian Detachment commander, are led by bagpiper Van Bradley symbolizing the start of the Canadian Mess Dinner. The annual dinner marked the 93rd anniversary of the formation of the Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF). At the end of the night, Cochrane formally recognized WADS with the 2nd CAD Commander’s Unit Commendation for providing critical live and virtual training to Canadian aerospace controllers from the 51 Aerospace Control and Warning (Operational Training) Squadron located in North Bay, Ontario. (Courtesy photo by Conrad Neumann III)

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